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Leonardo Helicopters selects Vistair to implement safety management solution

15 Dec 2020
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Leonardo, a global leader in the aerospace, defence, and security sector, has selected Vistair to provide SafetyNet™ as its safety management solution.

Vistair Systems, the leading provider of aviation Document and Safety Management Solutions, is pleased to announce a collaboration with Leonardo’s UK-based helicopter business, providing a single enterprise-wide view of safety to proactively identify and address key safety issues and risks.

Leonardo is focused on safety, making significant investments to enhance its safety culture with programmes such as Safety Protects. Vistair’s SafetyNet will enable Leonardo to collate accurate, consistent, and reliable occurrence data, across the organisation, enhanced by excellence in mobility and usability. Comprehensive analytics and dashboards will deliver trend analysis and statistics for evidence-based decision making, to proactively target safety and risk issues.

Dominic Clarke, Chief Commercial Officer at Vistair comments ‘‘We are proud to have been selected by Leonardo, who really understand the importance of having modern, data-driven technology to achieve a proactive safety culture and world-class safety performance.”

Richard Folkes, Head of Aviation Safety at Leonardo Helicopters (UK), comments We are very excited to be working with Vistair, who are aviation specialists. Its SafetyNet solution, which has an outstanding reputation, will play a fundamental role in how we identify our top risks and analyse data throughout the organisation, up to Board level.”

 About Leonardo

Leonardo, a global high-technology company, is among the top ten world players in Aerospace, Defence and Security and Italy’s main industrial company. Organised into five business divisions, Leonardo has a significant industrial presence in Italy, the United Kingdom, Poland and the USA, where it also operates through subsidiaries such as Leonardo DRS (defense electronics), and joint ventures and partnerships: ATR, MBDA, Telespazio, Thales Alenia Space and Avio.

Leonardo competes in the most important international markets by leveraging its areas of technological and product leadership (Helicopters, Aircraft, Aerostructures, Electronics, Cyber Security and Space). Listed on the Milan Stock Exchange (LDO), in 2019 Leonardo recorded consolidated revenues of €13.8 billion and invested €1.5 billion in Research and Development. The Group has been part of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) since 2010 and is named as sustainability global leader in the Aerospace & Defence sector for the second year in a row of DJSI in 2020.

 Website: leonardocompany.com

About Vistair

Established in 2001, Vistair is one of the world’s leading suppliers of aviation management software. Their Document Management and Safety Management solutions are used by over 40 clients across the world. Clients include British Airways, Delta Air Lines, Iberia, MAA, Norwegian, Qantas and Ryanair.

Website: vistair.com